Proverbs 7

Proverbs 7 – New International Version (NIV) Warning Against the Adulterous Woman My son, keep my words and store up my commands within you. Keep my commands and you will live; guard my teachings as the apple of your eye. Bind them on your fingers; write them on...

Proverbs 8

Proverbs 8 – New International Version (NIV) Wisdom’s Call Does not wisdom call out? Does not understanding raise her voice? At the highest point along the way, where the paths meet, she takes her stand; beside the gate leading into the city, at the entrance,...

Proverbs 9

Proverbs 9 – New International Version (NIV) Invitations of Wisdom and Folly Wisdom has built her house; she has set up[a] its seven pillars. She has prepared her meat and mixed her wine; she has also set her table. She has sent out her servants, and she calls...

Proverbs 10

Proverbs 10 – New International Version (NIV) The proverbs of Solomon: A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish son brings grief to his mother. Ill-gotten treasures have no lasting value, but righteousness delivers from death. The Lord does not let the...

Proverbs 11

Proverbs 11 – New International Version (NIV) The Lord detests dishonest scales, but accurate weights find favor with him. When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom. The integrity of the upright guides them, but the unfaithful are...

Proverbs 12

Proverbs 12 – New International Version (NIV) Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge, but whoever hates correction is stupid. Good people obtain favor from the Lord, but he condemns those who devise wicked schemes. No one can be established through wickedness,...